Drought impact evaluation and perception model: a systems approach in Turkana County, Kenya

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dc.contributor.author Otieno, Richard J.
dc.date.accessioned 2020-01-29T17:00:01Z
dc.date.available 2020-01-29T17:00:01Z
dc.date.issued 2020-01
dc.identifier.citation IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS) Volume 25, Issue 1, Series. 8 (January. 2020) 35-42 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 2279-0837
dc.identifier.issn 2279-0845
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/4392
dc.description.abstract This paper presents the analysis drought in Turkana County, Kenya. It takes a closer look at the challenges and focuses on the quantitative dimensions of Turkana households‟ livelihoods. Then it gives an overview of the impact of droughts in the study area so as to enable us to appreciate the difficult economic conditions Turkana people goes through: conditions which they are forced to grapple with on their own before they receive any livelihood support from the Kenya government and external donors. This is followed by an analysis of Turkana people‟s environmental perception and an interpretation of their economic predicament. The paper lies on key informants‟ interview data and survey of extensive literature. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Drought impacts en_US
dc.subject perception and identity crisis en_US
dc.title Drought impact evaluation and perception model: a systems approach in Turkana County, Kenya en_US
dc.type Article en_US


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